Tag: Palace Theatre

Mar 02
10 of the best things to do in Manchester this March

After a month of truly miserable weather doing its best to keep us from going out,…

Feb 26
Review: Cabaret is hedonistic and heartbreaking in equal measure

There’s always been a touch of decadence about Berlin, and Cabaret perfectly…

Feb 17
Back to the Future The Musical to receive world premiere in Manchester this week

It’s been almost 35 years since Back to the Future hit cinemas.  Starring Michael J.…

Feb 14
Tickets for Disney’s iconic musical The Lion King are on sale now

The Lion King returns to Manchester this year for a three month run at The Palace…

Feb 11
Thriller Live reviewed: die-hard Michael Jackson fans will love it – but what about the rest of us?

Thriller Live, a celebration of the music of Michael Jackson, has been in the West End…

Jan 31
10 of the best things to do in Manchester this February

January is over (*yay*). Time to prepare for a whole 29 days of February. But while…

Jan 27
Phantom of the Opera sequel is coming to Manchester for first ever UK tour – how to get tickets

Following on from a sell-out North American tour, the spellbinding sequel to The…

Dec 31
The best of Manchester theatre 2019

It’s been a great year for theatre in Manchester. It really has been the year of…

Dec 13
Has your dog got what it takes to be an opera star?

Has your dog got star quality? If your pet pooch is the canine equivalent of Pavarotti…

Dec 12
The Bodyguard review: a Christmas cracker of a show with no expense spared

The Bodyguard was one of those hit films which, like Desperately Seeking Susan,…

Dec 06
The Lion King is coming back to Manchester next year – how to get tickets

The Lion King is coming back to Manchester next year for a three month run at The…

Nov 26
The best Christmas shows in Manchester this year – and how to get tickets

Everybody loves a panto at Christmas. But there’s more to Christmas than pantos.…

Nov 26
Priscilla Queen of the Desert review: the cast are hot stuff but this production needs more colour and cash

When the hit musical Kinky Boots came to Manchester last year, the cast and set design…

Oct 29
On Your Feet review: Gloria Estefan juke box musical needs more beats but fans will go home happy

A good biographical juke box musical needs conflict or drama to keep the momentum…

Oct 22
Avenue Q review: you’d be a muppet to miss this marvellous musical

If you went to university and found it really fulfilling but thought ‘what…

Oct 10
Curtains review: Jason Manford excels in delightfully old-fashioned murder mystery

On the day that Coleen Rooney was dubbed Wagatha Christie for her super sleuth…

Sep 18
Review: 9 to 5 at The Palace Theatre

If only we could all work 9 to 5. Patricia Resnick, the writer of the hit movie…

Jul 04
Get the best tickets for The Book of Mormon musical at the Palace Theatre Manchester

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, you’re…

Jun 21
Phantom of the Opera is coming back to Manchester – how to get tickets

Musical theatre fans rejoice!  Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical Phantom of the…

Jun 13
Review: The Book of Mormon at the Palace Theatre

The Book of Mormon, the hit musical from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, has two key…

Apr 24
Review: Dirty Dancing at the Palace Theatre

Over 30 years since the movie first hit cinema screens, the passion for all things…

Apr 17
Review: Ghost – The Musical at the Palace Theatre Manchester

Ghost is up there with the likes of Dirty Dancing, Grease and Top Gun as iconic movies…

Apr 10
Review: Hair at the Palace Theatre

Although Hair was first staged in 1968, I didn’t get to see the Broadway…

Apr 03
Review: American Idiot at The Palace Theatre

Green Day’s American Idiot is an amazing concept album so it’s no real surprise that a…

Mar 04
The Gloria Estefan musical is coming to Manchester – how to get tickets

Get ready to get On Your Feet – as the musical featuring the songs of Queen of…

Feb 23
Review: Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre, Manchester

If you thought the public appetite for all things Les Miserables may have been sated…

Jan 31
Review: Jersey Boys at The Palace Theatre

Not many musicals look behind the glossy façade of a clean-cut band adored by millions…